C.1. Global Qualifiers

Table C.1. Global Qualifiers



Default value

-auto Y/N

Turn off prompts


-stdout Y/N

Write first file to standard output


-filter Y/N

Read first file from standard input, write first file to standard output


-options Y/N

Prompt for standard and additional values


-debug Y/N

Write debug output to program.dbg


-verbose Y/N

Report some/full command line options


-help Y/N

Report command line options and exit. More information on associated and general qualifiers can be found with -help -verbose


-warning Y/N

Report warnings


-error Y/N

Report errors


-fatal Y/N

Report fatal errors


-die Y/N

Report dying program messages


-version Y/N

Report version number and exit